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5 Tips When Working Overtime Hours

For entrepreneurs and employees creating their schedule working long hours is often the norm, making it difficult to disengage mentally from work. In turn many employees. Whether you work a fixed schedule or different hours of the day, employee safety begins with education. Taking positive steps when working extended hours promotes health, safety, and work productivity. Learn more on the importance of getting your rest, and tips when working overtime hours!

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Helpful Tips When Writing A Thank-You Letter

First impressions can create a lasting impact. This is true in today’s competitive business world as jobseekers strive to shine among other potential candidates. Dressing professional and drafting an impressive resume are essentials to get an interview. Doing so shows enthusiasm and seriousness for the occupational opportunity being presented. Most employers expect job candidates to have a presentable resume, professional attire, and arrive 10- 15 minutes before the scheduled interview. What many businesses are not expecting is a thank-you letter from every job applicant. Writing a thank-you letter can seem trivial, yet it can positively enhance job opportunities.

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Retirement in Today's Job Market

More and more individuals find it challenging to retire by age 65. A survey conducted by the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) on 1,026 adults age 35 and older shows longer expectancy of employment beyond traditional retirement age. Most participants were full-time workers who simply cannot afford the cost of living if retired by 65. Financial uncertainties as well as health factors creates great stress for many adults working in later stages of life. As noted by AARP, “Indeed, 11 percent of these respondents say they expect to keep working into their 80s or beyond.” Employees and business owners are remaining in the workforce past retirement age in attempt to support health and living expenses. Consequently, retiring by age 65 is becoming less popular for older adults in today's society.

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How to Turn Obstacles Into Success

Setbacks are a natural propensity in leadership and business development. It would be great if a vaccine provided immunity from potential failures. Until then, we all face challenges that can shake us at our core. Rather than allowing setbacks to halt professional growth, use such experiences as a springboard to manifest influential outcomes. Winston Churchill once said, “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” Failure is not the end, but rather provides an opportunity for significant transformation.

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7 Tips to Excel in Your Career

Career growth is a continuous process requiring dedication, learning, and evaluation of professional aspirations. Some individuals are content with standard occupational roles, while others pursue career advancements. For those seeking to grow in their profession, a few simple strategies can be the key to exceling in your career.

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